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Saint Lucia
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Saint Lucia and DR Congo health profiles including life expectancy history, causes of death and population dynamics side by side. Health Data used is WHO, World Bank and the United Nations for population.

DR Congo
COUNTRY #2
Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola Antigua/Bar. Arab Emirates Argentina Armenia Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bhutan Bolivia Bosnia/Herzeg. Botswana Brazil Brunei Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cape Verde Central Africa Chad Chile China Colombia Comoros Congo Costa Rica Cote d Ivoire Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Djibouti Dominican Rep. DR Congo Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equ. Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Fiji Finland France Gabon Gambia Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Grenada Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kiribati Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Laos Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libya Lithuania Luxembourg Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Micronesia Moldova Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nepal Netherlands New Guinea New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria No Macedonia North Korea Norway Oman Pakistan Panama Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Qatar Romania Russia Rwanda Saint Lucia Saint Vincent Samoa Sao Tome Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Seychelles Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Isl. Somalia South Africa South Korea South Sudan Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syria Tajikistan Tanzania Thailand Timor-Leste Togo Tonga Trinidad/Tob. Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Uganda Ukraine United Kingdom United States Uruguay Uzbekistan Vanuatu Venezuela Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe
DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Saint Lucia Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Saint Lucia SAINT LUCIA   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Saint Lucia SAINT LUCIA   DR Congo DR CONGO
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    55.1
    58.5
    56.8
    70
    71
    71
     
    39.9
    43.1
    41.4
    143
    135
    140
    1970
    60.5
    64.1
    62.3
    68
    71
    69
     
    43.6
    46.8
    45.2
    143
    141
    141
    1980
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    46.2
    49.4
    47.8
    154
    149
    152
    1990
    68.7
    73.3
    71.0
    46
    67
    53
     
    44.4
    48.3
    46.3
    174
    172
    174
    2000
    69.6
    73.5
    71.6
    60
    85
    73
     
    49.8
    52.7
    51.3
    160
    160
    159
    2010
    71.6
    76.9
    74.2
    67
    72
    66
     
    55.9
    59.0
    57.4
    164
    160
    163
    2016
    73.0
    78.3
    75.6
    67
    70
    66
     
    58.9
    62.0
    60.5
    168
    165
    165
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Saint Lucia SAINT LUCIA   DR Congo DR CONGO
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    73.0
    78.3
    67
    70
    58.9
    62.0
    168
    165
    Age 5
    74.0
    79.2
    68
    70
    65.3
    67.9
    158
    162
    Age 10
    74.1
    79.3
    68
    70
    66.3
    68.8
    156
    159
    Age 15
    74.2
    79.4
    69
    67
    66.9
    69.5
    154
    157
    Age 20
    74.5
    79.6
    65
    67
    67.7
    70.1
    150
    157
    Age 25
    74.8
    79.7
    64
    68
    68.6
    70.8
    148
    157
    Age 30
    75.5
    80.0
    62
    64
    69.5
    71.5
    144
    158
    Age 35
    76.0
    80.3
    56
    63
    70.4
    72.4
    140
    158
    Age 40
    76.5
    80.7
    56
    61
    71.4
    73.3
    135
    157
    Age 45
    77.1
    81.4
    56
    54
    72.5
    74.3
    131
    156
    Age 50
    78.1
    82.0
    53
    52
    73.6
    75.2
    129
    157
    Age 55
    79.3
    82.8
    46
    49
    74.9
    76.3
    130
    157
    Age 60
    80.4
    83.7
    45
    45
    76.3
    77.4
    131
    158
    Age 65
    81.8
    84.7
    46
    45
    78.1
    78.9
    133
    158
    Age 70
    83.7
    86.2
    44
    39
    80.1
    80.8
    135
    156
    Age 75
    85.8
    87.6
    41
    43
    82.6
    83.2
    138
    151
    Age 80
    88.2
    89.5
    33
    43
    85.6
    86.0
    136
    145
    Age 85
    91.3
    92.4
    18
    21
    89.0
    89.4
    136
    140
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Saint Lucia SAINT LUCIA   DR Congo DR CONGO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    80.08
    96
    110.84
    56
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    73.29
    153
    82.42
    140
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    59.64
    27
    19.53
    116
    4. Prostate Cancer
    58.38
    5
    34.72
    23
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    32.22
    95
    128.08
    20
    6. Lung Disease
    24.89
    73
    34.27
    37
    7. Breast Cancer
    24.37
    18
    15.18
    111
    8. Hypertension
    23.71
    43
    31.76
    20
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    18.37
    92
    36.88
    21
    10. Endocrine Disorders
    15.52
    19
    20.11
    8
    11. Cervical Cancer
    15.03
    52
    27.01
    15
    12. Inflammatory/Heart
    14.09
    15
    5.80
    85
    13. Violence
    13.25
    30
    14.82
    24
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.13
    55
    5.06
    134
    15. Kidney Disease
    12.41
    103
    7.55
    153
    16. Stomach Cancer
    11.89
    36
    5.62
    90
    17. Other Injuries
    10.94
    64
    14.74
    41
    18. Liver Disease
    10.35
    124
    25.03
    53
    19. Lymphomas
    9.67
    4
    4.21
    113
    20. Lung Cancers
    8.99
    102
    1.26
    177
    21. Skin Disease
    8.78
    2
    2.55
    67
    22. Low Birth Weight
    8.26
    85
    24.39
    15
    23. Suicide
    6.69
    132
    12.22
    56
    24. Leukemia
    6.06
    5
    2.31
    144
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    5.86
    130
    13.19
    29
    26. Drownings
    5.08
    75
    9.37
    25
    27. Pancreas Cancer
    5.01
    69
    1.11
    157
    28. Uterin Cancer
    4.96
    17
    1.99
    91
    29. Oral Cancer
    4.41
    53
    4.35
    58
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.12
    75
    7.93
    26
    31. Ovary Cancer
    3.84
    111
    3.37
    129
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.62
    59
    6.06
    31
    33. HIV/AIDS
    3.55
    96
    36.40
    36
    34. Anemia
    3.32
    30
    13.19
    9
    35. Birth Trauma
    3.08
    88
    19.33
    15
    36. Liver Cancer
    2.91
    164
    10.30
    37
    37. Alcohol
    2.81
    41
    1.33
    108
    38. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2.69
    175
    17.36
    96
    39. Epilepsy
    2.55
    61
    5.97
    22
    40. Asthma
    1.97
    118
    17.72
    22
    41. Parkinson's Disease
    1.96
    43
    0.49
    160
    42. Tuberculosis
    1.77
    120
    123.54
    8
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.72
    97
    5.95
    22
    44. Other Neoplasms
    1.61
    126
    2.90
    85
    45. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.51
    130
    61.01
    25
    46. Falls
    1.35
    177
    5.26
    90
    47. Maternal Conditions
    1.16
    91
    24.90
    16
    48. Malnutrition
    1.09
    101
    24.30
    10
    49. Meningitis
    1.03
    101
    19.51
    21
    50. Encephalitis
    0.80
    75
    1.09
    58
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Saint Lucia SAINT LUCIA   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    162
    13.99
    33,913
    5.05
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    146
    12.61
    24,108
    3.59
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    119
    10.28
    6,268
    0.93
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    65
    5.61
    84,332
    12.55
    5. Prostate Cancer
    54
    4.66
    4,065
    0.61
    6. Lung Disease
    50
    4.32
    10,391
    1.55
    7. Hypertension
    48
    4.15
    9,405
    1.40
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    35
    3.02
    25,899
    3.86
    9. Endocrine Disorders
    31
    2.68
    16,810
    2.50
    10. Inflammatory/Heart
    27
    2.33
    2,681
    0.40
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    26
    2.25
    1,781
    0.27
    12. Breast Cancer
    26
    2.25
    3,056
    0.45
    13. Kidney Disease
    25
    2.16
    3,172
    0.47
    14. Violence
    25
    2.16
    10,322
    1.54
    15. Stomach Cancer
    24
    2.07
    2,028
    0.30
    16. Other Injuries
    22
    1.90
    11,821
    1.76
    17. Liver Disease
    20
    1.73
    9,466
    1.41
    18. Lymphomas
    19
    1.64
    1,665
    0.25
    19. Lung Cancers
    18
    1.55
    417
    0.06
    20. Skin Disease
    18
    1.55
    1,033
    0.15
    21. Cervical Cancer
    16
    1.38
    5,178
    0.77
    22. Low Birth Weight
    13
    1.12
    38,204
    5.69
    23. Suicide
    13
    1.12
    7,577
    1.13
    24. Leukemia
    12
    1.04
    1,000
    0.15
    25. Pancreas Cancer
    10
    0.86
    405
    0.06
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    10
    0.86
    18,222
    2.71
    27. Drownings
    10
    0.86
    9,325
    1.39
    28. Oral Cancer
    9
    0.78
    1,473
    0.22
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    8
    0.69
    2,943
    0.44
    30. HIV/AIDS
    7
    0.60
    20,526
    3.06
    31. Anemia
    7
    0.60
    7,561
    1.13
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    7
    0.60
    1,937
    0.29
    33. Liver Cancer
    6
    0.52
    3,912
    0.58
    34. Alzheimers/Dementia
    6
    0.52
    4,461
    0.66
    35. Birth Trauma
    5
    0.43
    30,270
    4.51
    36. Uterin Cancer
    5
    0.43
    316
    0.05
    37. Alcohol
    5
    0.43
    611
    0.09
    38. Epilepsy
    5
    0.43
    4,465
    0.66
    39. Tuberculosis
    4
    0.35
    48,276
    7.19
    40. Ovary Cancer
    4
    0.35
    625
    0.09
    41. Parkinson's Disease
    4
    0.35
    131
    0.02
    42. Asthma
    4
    0.35
    7,016
    1.04
    43. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3
    0.26
    51,222
    7.62
    44. Other Neoplasms
    3
    0.26
    1,220
    0.18
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3
    0.26
    2,553
    0.38
    46. Falls
    3
    0.26
    2,634
    0.39
    47. Meningitis
    2
    0.17
    18,627
    2.77
    48. Maternal Conditions
    2
    0.17
    16,040
    2.39
    49. Malnutrition
    2
    0.17
    22,512
    3.35
    50. Encephalitis
    1
    0.09
    947
    0.14
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Saint Lucia SAINT LUCIA   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    58.38
    5
    34.72
    23
    2. Breast Cancer
    24.37
    18
    15.18
    111
    3. Cervical Cancer
    15.03
    52
    27.01
    15
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.13
    55
    5.06
    134
    5. Stomach Cancer
    11.89
    36
    5.62
    90
    6. Lymphomas
    9.67
    4
    4.21
    113
    7. Lung Cancers
    8.99
    102
    1.26
    177
    8. Leukemia
    6.06
    5
    2.31
    144
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    5.01
    69
    1.11
    157
    10. Uterin Cancer
    4.96
    17
    1.99
    91
    11. Oral Cancer
    4.41
    53
    4.35
    58
    12. Ovary Cancer
    3.84
    111
    3.37
    129
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.62
    59
    6.06
    31
    14. Liver Cancer
    2.91
    164
    10.30
    37
    15. Bladder Cancer
    0.73
    169
    1.64
    108
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.65
    150
    2.23
    49
    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION
    Age Adjusted Death Rate Estimates: 2017
    Calculations Provided by World Life Expectancy
    Data Accuracy Not Guaranteed
    WHO Excludes Cause of Death Data For the following countries: Andorra, Cook Islands, Dominica, Marshall Islands, Monaco, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Saint Kitts, San Marino, Tuvalu.